SCORE Community Robotics Teams

Grades 3-8 | Any Experience Level Welcome

September 2020 - March 2021

Register Here Parent Info Meeting Recording

This school year, the Southeastern Center of Robotics Education at Auburn University will be hosting community-based robotics teams to compete in the VEX IQ Challenge. These teams will provide students ranging from the 3rd grade to the 8th grade from various schools in the Auburn-Opelika area the opportunity to work together throughout the school year. Teams will be guided by a team of experts made up of Auburn University staff & students as well as local teachers with years of robotics experience. SCORE will open its extensive library of VEX IQ parts to teams to provide more creative liberties with design than most VEX IQ programs have access to.

Included in Registration Fees:

• 15+ weeks of coaching from robotics experts
• Team Swag (apparel, keepsakes, etc.)
• Extensive library of VEX IQ Equipment
• Registration fees to two tournaments
• Registration fees for AL State Championship
• Registration fees for in-house league
• Extensive health measures for student safety

Valuable Skills that robotics enhances:

• Teamwork & Collaboration
• Time-Management & Flexibility
• Problem-solving & Critical Thinking
• Engineering Design Process
• Programming & Technological Skills
• Technical Documentation & STEM Research
• Determination & Perseverance
• Preparation for a future of technology

Registration Fees

$550 per student

Season Schedule

August

18th

Parent Interest Meeting

6:00PM | Sciences Center Classrooms | Auburn University

Join us to learn more information about SCORE Community teams and get to know the team leading the project

September

15th

Mandatory Parent Orientation

6:00PM | SCORE Office | Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum

This orientation will familiarize parents with SCORE Community team coaches and staff as well as the details of the program.

September

19th

Kickoff Day

9:00AM - 2:00PM | SCORE Office | Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum

Teams will kick off the season with a day of planning & building. Food Provided.

September

21-23

Team Meetings Begin

5:30PM | SCORE Office | Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum

Teams will begin their weekly meetings this week. Teams will meet weekly either on either Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday.

Date

TBD

SOAR League A First Session - Livestream

5:00PM | Scholarship Room | Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum

Teams placed in the A League will begin their bi-weekly Thursday Night session this week.

Date

TBD

SOAR League B First Session - Livestream

5:00PM | Scholarship Room | Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum

Teams placed in the B League will begin their bi-weekly Thursday Night session this week.